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the brooklyn book festival

Brooklyn Book Festival: Tips for NYC’s Best Book Event

Welcome to New York City’s (Free!) Brooklyn Book Festival. The Brooklyn Book Festival is one of the best literary festivals in the world. This bookish event takes place every September in Brooklyn. While the festival lasts an entire week, with a variety of speakers to suit every literary taste under the sun, the best day […]

tips for visiting new york city for the first time

11 Tips for Visiting New York City for the First Time

Need some tips for visiting New York City for the first time? Look nowhere else! I got you awesome travelers covered (as always), and hope you have an amazing upcoming trip to New York City! Now disclaimer: New York is one of my favorite cities in the entire world. I’m lucky to live nearby so […]

the strand bookstore nyc

A Reader’s Paradise: A Visit to the Strand Bookstore NYC

As readers, we all adore our local and independent bookstores. These incredible places usually promise customers many literary treats including rare editions, cool community events, hilarious coffee mugs, and so much more. As for me, independent bookstores are among my favorite places to turn off my brain and explore new titles that I don’t often see […]

visiting the 9/11 memorial

Visiting the 9/11 Memorial and Museum in New York City

When I wrote this guide, it was Memorial Day Weekend in the United States. For many Americans, this weekend ushers in the official start of summer. I know I’m ready to unwind at the Jersey Shore. Toes in the sand, kindle charged to 100%, big sunglasses, and afternoon naps. Sounds perfect, huh? But, even though […]

visit the morgan library and museum

Wow! What A Beautiful Library: Visit The Morgan Library and Museum

Ahh, my visit to the Morgan Library was bookishly spectacular. As you know, I like to talk about literary travel on my website. One of the biggest items on my literary bucket list was the Morgan Library and Museum, located in Manhattan. Guys. I have been meaning to visit this library for, like, the past year. […]